Centuries: 11th century - 12th century - 13th century
- Saladin abolishes the Fatimid caliphate, restoring Sunni rule in Egypt.
- The Lord Rhys agrees to negotiate with Henry II of England.
- Construction of the Cathedral of Saint Sabino in Bari is completed.
- Serbian ruler Stefan Nemanja begins sole reign.
- Alfonso II of Aragon conquers Caspe and Teruel.